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m:lab By John Kieti / June 20, 2012

Wireless Wednesday – Reviewing Mobile Apps For Agricultural Productivity – 27th June

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The third Wireless Wednesday meetup on mobile innovations in agriculture is slated for 27th June 2012. The meetup for mobile application developers, entrepreneurs, farmers, NGOs, Government representatives, and other stakeholders is supported by USAID through DAI. It is organized by m:lab East Africa for the purpose of encouraging interaction between

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m:lab By Anne / June 7, 2012

Pivot East Winners Announced


Crossposted from PivotEast The PivotEast competition came to an end on 6th June. In order to understand how the judging panel came to the final decision here is a brief on how the judging was done.   The finalists were awarded points by the judges, the investors and the coaches &

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iHub By Leo Mutuku / June 3, 2012

Duarte Design Workshop


Have you ever sat through a presentation that is lengthy and boring, or whose ideas are all jumbled up, and you can’t make head or tail of what the presenter is trying to put across? Have you made such a presentation yourself? I am sure the answer is yes to

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m:lab By John Kieti / June 1, 2012

Yes Youth Can Initiative Sponsors Pivot East


The Yes Youth Can initiative has partnered with m:lab East Africa to sponsor the Pivot East Pitching Competition and Conference. Yes Youth Can is a Mercy Corps’ program in Kenya, which was created with funding from USAID. Mercy Corps is a global aid agency that focuses on disaster response, sustainable

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m:lab By John Kieti / May 24, 2012

MedAfrica wins Ericsson Global Application Award


MedAfrica was on 22nd May 2012 awarded first prize in the Company Category of 2012 Ericsson Application Awards with a prize money of 15,000 Euro (Kshs 1.6 Million). The Ericsson Application Awards is an annual, global competition for application developers on the Android platform. They were shortlisted as a finalist

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